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чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

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проучить - to teach a lesson (3rd September 2011)

проучить [pra-u-CHIT'] (perfective verb) – to teach (someone) a lesson (= to punish someone so that they don't do it again, to get even with someone for bad behavior)

После того как Саша пожаловался учителю, одноклассники не разговаривали с ним целую неделю, чтобы проучить его. = After Sasha had complained to the teacher, his classmates stopped talking with him for a whole week to teach him a lesson.

Погоди, я тебя проучу! = You just wait, I'll teach you a lesson!



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